Want Deadpool To Win A Nobel?

  While Ryan Reynolds continues to bask in the red afterglow of donning the iconic Deadpool suit (and forgoing the avocado-on-avocado mess of a face concealed beneath to return to his GQ looks) it is clear that Change.org will continue to attract supporters to the assortment of random Deadpool petitions that have cropped up on…

Welcome To The Dark Cabaret

  Dark cabaret is an alternative genre heavily inspired by cabaret, burlesque and vaudeville traditions. The genre is also often linked to Steampunk. Acts associated with dark cabaret generally adopt a punk, goth or glam sound that is likewise incorporated into their overall performance and image. While not entirely the same thing, many correlations can…

Required Audio: The Dying Arts

A steady pulse is proof that despite the necrotic moniker, there is plenty of life in The Dying Arts. Toronto’s The Dying Arts formed in 2011 with a sound that delicately references and blends legendary new rock influences to achieve brilliant results. A spot of Nirvana, a granule of Pearl Jam, a hint of Afghan…

Required Audio: Biters – Electric Blood

The connection between 80’s flashy glam metal and the wildly innovative glam rock of the 1970’s is undoubtedly well-established; abiding a plethora of examples that support the many parallels that have been drawn by music critics and aficionados alike. Bands such as Poison, Warrant, and especially Motley Crue have been credited with the 80’s adaptation…